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[8 April,
1903.]

Page 134
sponsored by
Charles A. Martijn,
Québec City, QC

[21 Aug.,
1903.]


p. 134


No. 8.

J. CHAMBERLAIN TO LORD MINTO.

STATING MATTER re TIMBER GRANT REFERRED TO GOVERNOR OF NEWFOUNDLAND.


Canada.
No. 118.
                                                       Downing Street,
                                                                       8th April, 1903.

MY LORD,
         I have the honour to acquaint Your Excellency for the information of your Ministers that I have referred to the Governor of Newfoundland, for the consideration of his Ministers, your despatch No. 107 of the 18th of March with its enclosures, on the subject of the issue of a license by the Government of Newfoundland to cut wood on lands claimed to be within the jurisdiction of the Province of Quebec.

I have, etc.,                   
(Sd.)   J. CHAMBERLAIN.  


No. 9.
J. CHAMBERLAIN TO LORD MINTO.

REFERENCE OF DESPATCH RECEIVED FROM NEWFOUNDLAND re TIMBER LICENSE GRANTED.


Canada.
No. 289.
                                                       Downing Street,
                                                                       21st Aug., 1903.

MY LORD,
        With reference to my despatch No. 118 of the 8th April, I have the honour to transmit to you, to be laid before your Ministers, copy of a despatch from the Governor of Newfoundland concerning the issue by his Government of a license to cut timber on lands claimed to be within the jurisdiction of the Province of Quebec.
      If your Ministers are not satisfied with the reply of the Newfoundland Government they will doubtless take the necessary steps to obtain a legal decision on the matter.

I have, etc.,                   
(Sd.)   J. CHAMBERLAIN.  

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